It's a chance for hundreds of us to go meet with the different legislators, both in the House and the Senate...to share what it is that pharmacy does for patients, share our needs and interests in healthcare, and to make requests of them for what we need them to support...
We are the providers best suited to know the effects of each medication and how to optimize care for patients while they’re under medication therapy.
...the role of healthcare professionals in helping patients take their medications as directed to preserve and improve their health is more critical than ever.
Every day, NACDS chain members and supplier partners accomplish remarkable results in advancing health care, in improving consumers' well-being, and in contributing positively to our society.
The Regional Chain Conference is a wonderful venue for in-depth exchanges with both retail colleagues and suppliers. Some of the best programs emerge from the grassroots, and I consider the regional chains to be the grassroots of this industry.
One of the issues on which NACDS will remain very active is fighting for a workable approach to Medicaid pharmacy reimbursement for prescription drugs – an approach that preserves patient access.
Pharmacists are an integral member of the immunization neighborhood and have positioned immunization services as an important patient care offering...
The Association and its members now enjoy broad bipartisan support, and they are regularly included in discussions about expanding access to healthcare, improving patient outcomes and controlling costs.
It highlights the need for U.S. adults to better appreciate the value of vaccines to prevent economic burden.
Recent studies show vaccine reduces the risk of flu illness by about 50 percent to 60 percent among the overall population...
At hand is a once-in-a-generation opportunity and we're committed to getting 21st Century Cures signed into law this fall.
We forecast that Gen Zers will establish themselves as a highly demanding consumer base.
…The Association and its members are stepping up to an enlarged set of responsibilities as healthcare providers, businesses and citizens. This bodes well for the industry, the people it serves and the country.
Vaccination is very safe and vaccination is always safer than the diseases that they prevent.
Telling pharmacy’s story to the public and to policy makers is a long-standing priority of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores...